Why take AP at 9th Grade?
Taking an AP course builds the skills you’ll need throughout your high years for other advanced placement studies. It will help you develop better study habits, polish up your time management skills, improve your writing skills, and sharpen your problem-solving abilities. It gives you the confidence to tackle academic challenges that you can expect in subsequent years.
Learn to get better at handling challenging issues and problems, with the support of your AP teachers. Start giving your mind a rigorous workout with the following courses and putting “AP” in your transcript.
AP Human Geography – This course fosters critical reading and thinking skills. It also provides an opportunity to start writing with skills necessary to succeed in college.
AP Physics 1 – It is an early start for students who loves science. The prerequisite for the course is Algebra I and most students should have finished Algebra I before entering 9th grade. This is, in general, the least taken science course. With this “AP” in your transcript, it makes you stand out from the rest.